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Fractions, Decimals and Percentages
Two whiteboard resources to assist in the teaching and learning of the equivalence of fractions, decimals and percentages.


Fractions, Decimals and Percentages
What Fraction Is Pink?

Instructions

Fractions, Decimals and Percentages
A number line and fraction wall which shows the equivalence of fractions, decimals and percentages.


Fractions, Decimals and Percentages
The cancelled down fraction bar and the decimal and percentage scales can all be shown or hidden.

Here's what you do:

1. Select the type of fraction to be used by using the slider.

Use the other buttons to:
hide or show the cancelled down fraction
hide or show the decimal scale
hide or show the percentage scale

The whiteboard buttons
2. Drag the coloured bar from the left-hand side of the top fraction.
The coloured bar will snap to the nearest fraction.
Drag the coloured bar
3. Show or hide the fraction, decimal or percentage by clicking on the rectangle. The fraction is hidden The fraction is shown

 

What Fraction is Pink?
A number of elephants are shown. Click on each one to turn it pink. What fraction of the elephants is pink? What is the percentage?

What fraction is pink?

1. Select the number of elephants to be used by using the slider, the maximum is 50.

 

The buttons
Use the other buttons to:
hide or show the cancelled down fraction
hide or show the percentage scale
show the elephants
show squares instead of elephants
Reset, start again

2. Click on an elephant to change its colour. Elephants
3. Squares can be diplayed instead of elephants. squares
4. The elephants can be moved: click just above an elephant to reveal the 'move' button. The squares can also be dragged about. Move an elephant

 

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